State Resources North Dakota
State office has some birth and death records since July 1893. Years
from 1894 to 1920 are incomplete. Copies are generally mailed within 2-3
working days after request is received. It has marriage records since
July 1925 and an index of divorce records since July 1949. Some items
may be verified. Certified copies of divorce records are not available
from State Health Department and should be ordered from the county.
Birth, Marriage, Divorce, and Death Records
Archives and Libraries
They currently have federal and state census records, naturalization
records, local histories, cemetery listings, WPA biographies, oral histories,
regional history books, a Native American collection, all North Dakota
newspapers, obituaries, a death index on computer, a listing of war veterans,
photo archives, atlases from 1890, and maps.
State Archives and Historical Research Library
State Historical Society of North Dakota
612 East Boulevard Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58505-0830
Telephone: (701) 328-2091
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00-4:30, closed Saturday, Sunday, and
all state holidays.
Local Genealogical Societies
State Historical Society of North Dakota at the above address.